LONDON, August 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Leading automotive glass repair and replacement provider Auto Windscreens has today (5th August) announced its acquisition of AA AutoWindshields, the AA's automotive glazing business.
The deal will see AA AutoWindshields' Preston offices and its 200 staff and technicians integrated with Auto Windscreens and, under a ten year partnership arrangement, the AA will continue to use Auto Windscreens to deliver glass repair and replacement services for AA members; its business-to-business and insurance customers.
Chris Thornton, Managing Director of Auto Windscreens commented "There are clear synergies for the two businesses. We place customer satisfaction at the heart of our business, reflecting the AA's own customer ethos. We are exceptionally proud to be rated No. 1 by customers on Review Centre for 'car service and repairs' with a score of 4.7 out of 5 and a 97% recommendation rate by customers.
"This marks the beginning of a new and exciting chapter for Auto Windscreens and further reinforces our position as a leader in the industry. Through a continuing collaboration with the AA we will provide a full windscreen repair and replacement service to their customers and insurance policyholders."
About Auto Windscreens
Auto Windscreens is owned by Trifords Limited, part of the Markerstudy Group of Companies. It is a leading automotive glazing company, serving customers throughout the UK and across all sectors from managed fleet to insurance. With a nationwide network of fleet and mobile service units, Auto Windscreens is an expert in windscreen repair and windscreen replacement. The company head office and dedicated contact centre is based in Chesterfield.
SOURCE Auto Windscreens